COP28 UAE took place from november 30 to december 12, 2023 at expo city, dubai. the united nations climate change conferences are yearly conferences held in the framework of the united nations framework convention on climate change (UNFCCC). they serve as the formal meeting of the UNFCCC parties (conference of the parties, COP) to negotiate and agree action on how to tackle climate change, limit emissions and halt global warming. the united nations climate change conferences are the world's highest decision-making body on climate issues and one of the largest international meetings in the world. the host of the 28th united nations climate change conference, or conference of the parties (COP28) will be the UAE, providing a milestone opportunity for the world to come together, course correct, and drive progress to keep 1.5C within reach - so we can meet the goals and ambitions of the paris agreement.